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" The brigadier was posted as a director of the military supply unit in Yemen's troubled Shabwa and Marib provinces."
A military offensive by a Shia movement in Yemen is threatening to bring down the transitional government.
Tens of thousands of Yemenis massed in the capital Sanaa on Friday in a protest called by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, which wants the government to reverse a decision on cutting fuel subsidies and resign.
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Thousands of supporters of Yemen's powerful, armed Shiite rebel group have escalated their standoff with the government, setting up tents near three ministries to press for a Cabinet reshuffle and reversal of a recent fuel subsidy cut.
President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi has urged Yemen's armed forces to "raise their level of vigilance" on the eve of the expiry of a rebel deadline for the government to quit.
A Yemeni girl receives a polio vaccination during a house to house polio immunization campaign in Sanaa, Yemen, on April 7, 2014.
Sanaa: Hundreds of armed Houthi rebels staged sit-ins on Tuesday on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, where supporters are mobilising in a campaign for the fall of the government by Friday.
Protesters were responding to a call by Abdel-Malek al-Hawthi, the top leader of the heavily armed Hawthi group that overran northern cities.
The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by a string of attacks on Yemeni journalists working for state-run outlets in the past week.
Yemeni Shiite groups march during an anti-government demonstration in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
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Tens of thousands of Yemenis converged on the capital Sanaa on Monday in a demonstration organized by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, demanding the government rescind a decision to curb fuel subsidies and calling on the administration to resign.
Thousands have rallied in Yemen's capital, answering a Shiite rebel call for protests over the government ending fuel subsidies.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 10:45 am
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